Kelvin Mateus de Oliveira

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Kelvin with Porto in 2013
Personal information
Full name Kelvin Mateus de Oliveira
Date of birth (1993-06-01) 1 June 1993 (age 23)
Place of birth Curitiba, Brazil
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
São Paulo (on loan from Porto)
Number 30
Youth career
2003–2010 Paraná
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2011 Paraná 15 (3)
2011– Porto 14 (3)
2011–2012 Rio Ave (loan) 22 (0)
2012– Porto B 31 (4)
2015 Palmeiras (loan) 16 (0)
2016– São Paulo (loan) 27 (1)
National team
2014 Brazil U21 2 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 November 2016.

Kelvin Mateus de Oliveira (born 1 June 1993), known simply as Kelvin, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for São Paulo FC on loan from Portuguese club FC Porto as a right winger.

Football career[edit]

Born in Curitiba, Paraná, Kelvin spent two seasons with local Paraná Clube in the Série B. In late June 2011, aged only 18, he signed with FC Porto in Portugal.[1]

As teammate Christian Atsu, Kelvin was sent on loan to fellow Primeira Liga side Rio Ave F.C. for the 2011–12 campaign. He made his debut in the competition on 21 August 2011, in a 0–1 away loss against Académica de Coimbra.

Kelvin returned to Porto for 2012–13, spending most of the season with the B-team in the second division. He managed to score, however, three important goals for the main squad as a substitute, helping to home wins against S.C. Braga (3–1)[2] and S.L. Benfica (2–1), the latter coming in the 92nd minute.[3][4]

On 13 January 2015, Kelvin joined Sociedade Esportiva Palmeiras on a loan deal.[5] On 2 July of the following year, in the same predicament, he moved to São Paulo FC.[6]




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